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Book now for SAA Adhesives & Sealants in Transport one-day Seminar

Published: 23 November 2018

This one-day seminar outlines how adhesives and sealants have been used in air, land and marine transport. Presentations on air transport will look at the developing history in aircraft and will also consider the role in repairs and certification and the use of sealants in aircraft. Presentations on land transport focus on the use of adhesive and sealants in cars and buses and in rail infrastructure. Marine transport applications focus on the role of adhesives in achieving weight optimisation and their use on marine decking.

Smart Adhesives: A Firm Future

Published: 26 October 2018

According to industry experts, research and development in adhesives is moving at a fast pace. Goals include increasing the life of the products, recycling and sustainability.

Thermal Analysis of Composites, Adhesives, Polymers, Elastomers and Sealants

Published: 19 October 2018

The increasing role of thermal analysis and calorimetry techniques used to assess polymers, composites, adhesives, elastomers and sealants not only provides opportunities, but also measurement challenges. This seminar aims to bring together scientists, engineers and industry specialists to present and discuss the research, innovative developments, best practice and measurement solutions offered using the wide ranging thermal analytical techniques.

ESIG Solvents Award for downstream users of solvents

Published: 07 October 2018

ESIG, the sector group for solvents at CEFIC, has launched the 1st Solvents Award. Applications are open to downstream users of solvents, including anyone involved in the distribution, formulation, storage or use of a solvent.

Regulating chemicals (REACH) if there’s no Brexit deal

Published: 25 September 2018

The UK Government technical notice on Regulating chemicals (REACH) if there’s no Brexit deal has now been published. BASA Members can log into the Members only area to access all information relevant to the adhesives and sealants industry, in General Content > Brexit

Beardow Adams SAS, Colombia – Latin American expansion

Published: 22 August 2018

Having successfully established Beardow Adams do Brasil Adesivos in Sao Paolo, Brazil during 2017, Beardow Adams has taken the steps to support further growth in Latin America and inaugurated our latest subsidiary, Beardow Adams SAS in Bogota, Colombia.